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 This day in History - March 12
440 Historic Events for March 12
1925

British govt of Baldwin refuses to ratify Geneva agreement

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1925

Harry [Maxwell] Harrison, UK, sci-fi author (Deathworld Trilogy)

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1925

Leo Esaki, [Esaki Reona], Japan, physicist (Tunnel effect-Nobel 1973)

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1925

Louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55)

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1925

William G Whitehurst, (Rep-R-Va)

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1926

Denmark begins unilateral disarmament

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1926

Pope Pius XI names J E van Roey archbishop of Malines Belgium

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1926

Rolv Berger Yttrehus, composer

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1926

David Oliver Williams, trade unionist (COHSE)

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1926

George R Ariyoshi, (Gov-D-Hawaii)

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1926

Ronald Alley, art gallery manager (Tate Gallery)

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1926

Gudrun Ure, British actress (Lady MacBeth, BBC Sorcerer)

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1926

Hildy Park, Wash DC, actress (To Tell the Truth)

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1926

John C[lellon] Holmes, US writer (Horn)

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1927

Raul Alfonsin, president (Argentina)

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1927

Mstislav Rostropovich, Baku Russia, cellist (Cello Concerto) [3/22 NS]

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1928

Edward Albee, Washington, DC, playwright (Virgina Woolfe, Zoo Story)

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1928

Phil Jones, principal (Trinity College of Music)

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1928

Roland Moyle, British deputy chairman (Police Complaints Authority)

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1929

Bernard Costello, US, double sculls (Olympic-silver-1956)

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1929

Lupe Anguiano, Mexican-American civil rights activist

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1930

Antony Acland, provost of Eton/British ambassador (to US)

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1930

Robin Cavendish, disabled campaigner

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1930

Stanko Horvat, composer

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1930

Scoey Mitchill, Newburgh NY, comedian (Barefoot in the Park, Rhoda)

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